MA Arts and Cultural Management, BA (Hons) Dance Education, A.I.S.T.D Modern and Tap.
James started dancing at the age of 11, and completed his professional training at The Centre Performing Arts College attaining Associate Modern and Tap 2005.
Since graduating, James went on to perform and choreograph professionally in a variety of productions.
Performing Credits include:
Our Town Story Millennium Dome KCC Dancer. Kiss of the Spider Woman Consenting Adults, Dance Company. Dancer entertainment staff, Thomas Cook. Bud & Dude Skyline Gang Butlins, Dancer/Singer RJP entertainments, Spain. Resort entertainer, The Pantomime company. The Little Shop of Horrors Dance Captain/ Assistant Choreographer, UCF Directed by Max Reynolds. Zombie Prom Dance Captain/ Assistant Choreographer, UCF Directed by Max Reynolds. The Witches of Eastwick Dance Captain/ Assistant Choreographer UCF Directed by Max Reynolds. Invisible dance, Protein Dance Company.
Television: A Question of Sport BBC TV Mystery guest backing dancer, SWAG! Channel 5 TV Dancer. Holby City BBC TV, Sugar Rush Channel 4, Man/Woman BBC3,
Tours: All together now, Rock the Country, King meets Queen, Choreographed by Michelle Murray. Sound of the Underground Produced by Jo Godolfin and Kelly Mae, Choreographed by Ali Penteny. Mikki J Choreographed by Jo Perkins., V for Variety Choreographed by Gary Lloyd.
X Factor, Britain’s got Talent Directed and choreographed by Carol Todd. Goldilocks and the Three Bears Storybook Pantomime. Same difference Choreographed by Brian Freedman, Children in Need 2008 with Chico Choreographed by David Wood
The Lord of the Flies, Matthew Bourne, Big Red Shows, Butlins. Variety Nights, UCF. The Little Shop of Horrors, Directed by Max Reynolds. Zombie Prom Musical, Directed by Max Reynolds. The Witches of Eastwick, Directed by Max Reynolds. Kent School Games, Produced By Max Reynolds. Confessions of Drag Queen, Directed by Craig Hart. The Grid, UCF. Lost, UCF. Fairy Tale, UCF. A Taste of Spice. St Eanswythe Primary School. 700yrs, St Eanswythe Primary School. Julia’s Studio School Show, Easter and Summer School, Julia’s Studio. The Marlowe Boys project, The Marlowe Theatre. Motion Alpha Dance company. Reflections, The Gulbenkian. Refugeium, The Marlowe Dance Company. Next Generation Dance Studio’s Summer School 2016 – NGDS.
During James’s career, he has also delivered guest master classes and workshops around the country. James enjoys teaching at Next Generation Dance Studio and bringing his Creative and Contemporary ideas to the Talent Quest Programme. (TQP FRIDAY) .